fiction, poetry & more

2024
POETRY OPEN
First Prize
$1,000 Award

BRACKEN

by LP

And I,
not the wish
but the penny
tried for sky then
settled in silt
bottomed out and
turning green
begging
Darling,
flick me again.

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LP is a reader, writer, and art historian from New Hampshire. She lives in Queens while pursuing her graduate degree in art history. Her current projects include repetition and redundancy, circles, and fountains.

May 2024